Gastonia (NC) leaders have spent more than two years crafting a plan for a new entertainment and sports district just west of downtown, which could be anchored by a multi-purpose baseball stadium. Now they are finally on the mound and firing their first formal pitch to residents. Read more here.
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Boston College has reportedly started the process of reviewing plans for proposed new baseball and softball stadiums with the Boston Redevelopment Authority. This is part of BC’s multi-phased facilities enhancement plan. Read more here. Review the Boston College Brighton Athletic Fields development proposal here.
The city of Fayetteville (NC) plans to cap at $35 million the total development cost of a potential minor league baseball stadium — a figure that’s almost $12 million less than a consultant’s June estimate. Read more here.
The City of Arlington (TX) could move one step closer Tuesday to building a new home for the Texas Rangers. The city council is set to decide whether or not to hold a special election on November 8 for voters to decide on the construction of a new ballpark. Read more here.
As efforts ramp up to keep the Tampa Bay Rays in Pinellas County — and ward off a heavy challenge from Hillsborough County — officials recently identified 10 possible locations for a new stadium. To add to the 10, county commissioners recently asked staffers to find more St. Petersburg sites. Tampa Bay Times staff writer Mark Puente has compiled a list of 17 sites with the pros and cons of each. Read more here. Read more and view photos of the Snug Harbor site here.